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Latitude: 53.6156 / 53°36'55"N
Longitude: -0.9639 / 0°57'50"W
OS Eastings: 468636
OS Northings: 413721
OS Grid: SE686137
Mapcode National: GBR PVQM.3N
Mapcode Global: WHFDX.5D73
Entry Name: Tower Mill Immediately to East of Junction with Millfield Road
Listing Date: 29 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1151568
English Heritage Legacy ID: 334684
Location: Thorne, Doncaster, DN8
Civil Parish: Thorne
Built-Up Area: Thorne
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Thorne St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
THORNE NORTH EASTERN ROAD
SE 6813 (SE 61 SE)
15/106 Tower mill
east of junction
with Millfield Road
Tower mill. Early C19, Tarred red brick. 5-storey, truncated cone.
2 semicircular stone steps to boarded door on south side. Boarded
double-doors over with stone ledge and wooden lintel, around the tower at
lst-floor level are putlog holes showing position of jettied walkway.
Unglazed, segmentally-arched window to 2nd floor, another to 3rd floor set to
right. Cogged band to parapet wall now surmounted by brick watertank
Right return: blocked segmentally-arched dour beneath window to each floor;
Left return: windows on 4 floors. Interior not inspected. Said to have been
built in 1815 and known as Oates Mill (Hobson).
M. Hobsan, Some notes on Old Thorne, Doncaster Library Service pamphlet,
Listing NGR: SE6863613721
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